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Apparent Homicide in West Richland

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WEST RICHLAND, Wash.-- Reports of a homicide at Ruppert and Van Giesen in West Richland.

Police say at about 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday they received a 911 call. West Richland officers and detectives from the Benton County Sheriff's Department responded to a violent crime scene.

"We have two persons of interest that are in custody at this time and the detectives will be talking to them to find out exactly more of what we have," said Joe Lusignan, of the Benton County Sheriff's Department.

Detectives are still investigating what appears to be the scene of a homicide.

We will bring you more as information comes available.

Check with Northwest Today from 5:00 am to 7:00 am for the latest on this developing story.